Part-time Marketing Copywriter

Employer
VitalSmarts, Inc.
Location
Provo, UT
Salary
Undisclosed
Posted
May 23, 2017
Closes
Jun 22, 2017
Specialty
Copywriting
Business Type
Brand
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Overview

VitalSmarts is seeking a qualified part-time Marketing Copywriter to join its Marketing Team working 20-25 hours per week. Applicants will possess excellent writing and organization skills, be detail oriented, a self-starter, and have an enthusiasm for excellence in their work. They will also be goal oriented, creative, able to work with minimal supervision, proactive and able to work well in a team environment.

The Marketing Copywriter position will be responsible for creating marketing copy for various functions on the team, including e-mail marketing, events, landing pages, speech proposals, awards, paid advertisements, and case studies. This person is also responsible for researching relevant speaking opportunities and industry awards.

An innovator in corporate training and organizational performance, VitalSmarts is home to multiple training offerings, including Crucial Conversations®, Crucial Confrontations™, and Influencer Training™. Each course improves key organizational outcomes by focusing on high-leverage skills and strategies. The Company also has three New York Times bestselling books, Influencer, Crucial Conversations and Crucial Confrontations. VitalSmarts has been ranked twice by Inc. magazine as one of the fastest-growing companies in America and has taught more than 2 million people worldwide. www.vitalsmarts.com

Responsibilities

* Identifying qualified speaking opportunities, writing and submitting speaking proposals, and tracking results.
* Identifying company award opportunities, writing and submitting entries, and tracking results.
* Creating content for other marketing functions, including e-mail, event marketing, landing pages, paid advertisements, and case studies.

Qualifications

* 2-4 Years of Experience
* Bachelor's degree preferred
* Writing – Proficient business writer with strong attention to detail and grammar/copyediting abilities.
* Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers information and input from stakeholders skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well in group problem solving situations.
* Interpersonal Skills – Focuses on resolving conflict, not blaming; maintains confidentiality; sistens to others without interrupting; keeps emotions under control; remains open to others' ideas and tries new things.
* Motivation – Sets and achieves challenging goals; demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles; measures self against standard of excellence; takes calculated risks to accomplish goals; accomplished self-starter.
* Dependability – Takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; completes tasks on time.
* Organization – Highly organized with ability to manage multiple, simultaneous projects, as well as internal and external relationships; excellent time management skills.
* Quality – Attention to detail; demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; produces high-quality work.
* Collaboration – Gathers input from diverse teams; determines best possible solution and clearly communicates proposals; excellent follow-up skills.
* Communication – Excellent oral and written communication skills.
* Technology – Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, internet search, Google Docs, Box and social media applications.